These are the spots loaded with rock-cut design, craftsmanship and religion. The two slopes rise unexpectedly from the beach front plain, around six km west of Bhubaneswar, isolated by an expressway is a great spot to visit with your loved ones. It resembles smaller than usual Ajanta Ellora buckles and has a great deal of authentic worth.
Udayagiri (Hill of Sunrise) :
Udayagiri is the slope on the right and admittance to its 18 caverns is given by a trip of steps. The biggest and the most excellent, Cave 1, Rani Gumpha or Queen’s Cave, Hathigumpha (cave 14) and Ganeshagumpha (cave 10) are particularly notable because of craftsmanship fortunes of their models and reliefs as well as because of their verifiable significance.
Khandagiri (Broken Hills):
Khandagiri is at the contrary side of udayagiri,it has 15 no. of caverns, from these. The Ananta (cave 3) is very notable for its cut figures of ladies, elephants, competitors, and geese conveying blossoms. Digambara Jaina Temple is on the highest point of the khandagiri slopes.
Khandagiri Travel Info:
Best time to visit: Oct 2 Feb
District: Khordha bhubaneswar
Open Time: 8Am to 5Pm
Popular Cuisine: Local Food of odisha
Attractions: Beautiful ancient Caves
Nearest Bus Stop: Baramunda, bhubaneswar
Nearest Railway Station: Bhubaneswar
Travel Options: Taxi, Bus & Train
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